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1. (WO2017020932) AN ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR HANDLING COMPONENTS

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/020932    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2015/067671
Publication Date: Fri Feb 10 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Aug 01 01:59:59 CEST 2015
IPC: H05K 13/04
H05K 13/08
Applicants: ISMECA SEMICONDUCTOR HOLDING SA
Inventors: RAMEL, Guy
ABRIAL, Pierrick
EIGELDINGER, Raphael
Title: AN ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR HANDLING COMPONENTS
Abstract:
According to the present invention there is provided method of handling components, the method comprising the steps of: (a) aligning a component into a predefined orientation using an alignment means; (b) placing the component onto a predefined position on a boat which is located in a loading area; (c) capturing a first image of the component after it has been placed on the boat with a first camera; (d) using the first image to identify if the component is in a predefined orientation on the boat; (e) if the component is not in said predefined orientation on the boat, then picking the component from the boat and aligning the component again using said alignment means. There is further provided a corresponding assembly for handling components.